Who carried out the survey?
The survey was led by Bath University in collaboration with five other universities. It’s funded by the campaign and research group Avaaz, so they say it is a huge undertaking – 10 thousand people aged 16 to 25 responded!
Young people were asked their views on the following statements:
– People have failed to care for the planet: 83% agreed globally
– The future is frightening: 75% of all participants agreed that our planet will be a very scary place to live if we don’t take action now
– Governments are failing young people: 65% agreed globally
– Governments can be trusted: 31% agreed globally